Official: Park’s 3 Years’ Additional Suspension May Not be “Legally Appropriate”

Regarding the latest with South Korean swimmer Park Tae Hwan’s doping suspension, as we reported, there is a subjective domestic…


World Champions Spain Stun Netherlands in Penultimate Round of World Water Polo League

The battle for Super Final berths was fierce between European teams in the penultimate round of the FINA Women’s Water…

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Park Issues Apology After Receiving FINA’s Doping Suspension

After being handed an 18-month suspension by the FINA Doping Panel stemming from a positive doping test back in September…


Competitor named Official NCAA®Championship Swim Lane

“We are thrilled to formalize a relationship with the NCAA. It is always gratifying to have our lane lines used at the most elite level,” said Brad Underwood, Competitor president.

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2015 FINA Water Polo World League: Hungary, Serbia and Croatia after round 7

Group leaders Hungary, Serbia and Croatia extended their unbeaten streak after round 7 of the European tournament of the FINA Men’s Water Polo World League 2015, held on Tuesday March 17 in various cities.

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Russian Vitaly Melnikov banned for two years after positive doping test from 2013 Euros

FINA has officially banned Russian swimmer Vitaly Melnikov for two years and stripped him of two European Championships medals for a failed drug test at the 2013 Short Course European Championships.


Proposed FINA Amendments Abolish Bureau Age Limits; Create New Role of VP

Current FINA President, Julio Maglione would be able to potentially run for a third and final term as head of FINA until the year 2021 under a proposed amendment.

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Park Tae Hwan’s Doping Hearing Set for March 23rd

Park Tae Hwan’s doping hearing will take place in Lausanne, Switzerland on March 23rd…

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FINA Announces Schedule for 2015 Diving World Series

The 2015 FINA Diving World Series will have stops in Beijing, Dubai, Kazan, London, Windsor, and Merida, Mexico.

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Budapest to Assume Hosting for 2017 World Championships; Bidding Re-Opened for 2021 Event

Hugnarian swimming officials hold a rendering of the new aquatics facility that will now be used for the 2021 World Championships.

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Gomes Jr Gets 6 Month Doping Suspension, but Brazil Will Keep Relay Medals

A FINA panel has decided to suspend Joao Gomes Jr. for six months due to a positive drug test…

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FINA Triples Prize Money For Abu Dhabi 10k World Cup Stop To $60,000; All Ten Other Stops Remain At $20,000

The addition of Abu Dhabi to FINA’s 2015 10K Open Water World Cup schedule has drawn a lot of attention…


Singapore on 2017 FINA World Championships List of Possible Hosts

Australia and Hungary have been identified as possible replacements for Guadalajara, Mexico – could Singapore now be an option for host of the 2017 FINA World Championships?


USA “Impossible” Option to Host 2017 Worlds After Mexico WIthdraws

USA Swimming’s Executive Director, Chuck Wielgus, tells Chicago Tribune that the U.S. is an “impossible option” to take over as host to 2017 FINA World Championships.


Mexico Pulls Out of Hosting 2017 World Aquatics Championships

According to several news reports coming out of Mexico, the Mexican Swimming Federation has pulled out of hosting the 2017…